Life is a series of choices made by individuals with the information they have gathered while living through choices made by others around them. We can thank pilots for the term “situational awareness”. However, for the past few decades many professional crime fighters, military, and civilian individuals have used this term and trained to understand and be more aware of their … [Read more...] about Training Your Situational Awareness or Dying: which do you prefer?
Security & Self-Defense
Advice on personal self-defense as well as retreat and home security. Keep your family, friends, and yourself safe from attack from looters and other aggression with the information here.
This article is the result of many years of shooting, testing and hands-on experience with the various ammunitions being shown. I have not been paid by any particular company nor have I received any ammunition free. My results may not reflect actual results from others, though my results are based on data collected and real-life tests accomplished. As with most firearm related … [Read more...] about Self-Defense Ammunition for Popular Handgun Calibers: weekly product review
Over the years I have successfully avoided more confrontations then I have ever been in. This is the first and most important tip I can give anyone. No one ever wins a fight, some walk away and some may avoid arrest but no one ever really wins. These are just a few things I have learned about knives and knife fighting and why you may be learning things that will get you … [Read more...] about Why I carry knives and why your karate instructor may be trying to get you killed!
A few weeks ago, I was talking to a guy, I'd hired to help me do some work around my place when he noticed my No Trespassing sign that was nailed to a nearby post. He turned the Coke to his mouth swallowing the last of its contents before throwing the empty can into the bed of his pick-up truck. He then Turned toward me as he cleared his throat, and said; good thing you nailed … [Read more...] about The Responsible Use of Lethal Force – What You Should Know…
Guest post by Joe Alton MD In these days of smartphone distractions, you’re seeing more and more people oblivious to their surroundings. In the past, this might get you a bump on the head by walking into a lamp post. In today’s world, however, it could cost you your life. The NYC vehicular attack that killed 8 and injured a number of others is just the latest in a number of … [Read more...] about Vehicular Terror: A Simple Blueprint for Creating Mayhem
by Livinthedream This article is targeted (pun intended!) at ladies who carry. And those who don’t. You men should read it, too so you can tell the lady in your life about it. Let me be clear, however, that I am a novice about weapons. I know what I like and why I like it, but I likely shall never be an “expert” on weapons. However, there are bloggers and readers … [Read more...] about Women, Holsters, and Concealed Carry Mag….
by Weston Hawks I have been around firearms most of my life and in the past 6 years, I have grown to love shooting and learning about them. This year I have started a journey of becoming more proficient with them. I am going to share the four aspects of firearms training as I see them. Before I get started on the four aspects there are some guidelines that I would like to … [Read more...] about 4 Key Aspects Of Firearms Training For Self-Defense